thank you to the forty nurses from the tri-state area including wanda + john who traveled from virginia.
extensive tv coverage by rose tobian, channel 6 abc phila. with multiple mursing interviews. other stations were kyw and fox news. reporter linda from the philadelphia inquirer extensively spoke with psna president marguerite zlon re the shortage. so check the news at 6 and 11pm tonight to see how much they edited. also inquirer article in the next day so. florence nightengale a.k.a. catherine snyder, president of the florence project helped lead the march. i'm the nurse in navy + blue carrying our sign. my boss barbara is on the other end of the sign. christina terranova,rn, lnc gave a rousing speech on workplace advocacy and claire mcguire rn,c addressed workplace violence issues. marguerite zalon spoke about nursing shortage and our issues.
cheryl barrett, phila nursing spectrum editor took lots of photo's
and will have an article in the post nurse week magazine and in three other issues.
millennium nurses march: nurses air their concerns
thanks to everyone who assisted, including our mc, ivory coleman district 1 president.
remember, ana convention is in phila next year, and we'll be hundreds strong then.
i hope to see other nurses turn out for the ana/uan nursing shortage rally in june. check the ana website www.nursingworld.org
for updated info.i
info regarding articles distributed will be posted with in the next two weeks on our district 23 website @www.psna.org---check under local news.